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15th Annual Film Independent Forum

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 11:20pm

For more information about this year's Film Independent Forum, to purchase a pass or become a Member, please visit filmindependent.org/forum.

Key Points: 
  • For more information about this year's Film Independent Forum, to purchase a pass or become a Member, please visit filmindependent.org/forum.
  • Now in its 15th year, the Film Independent Forum is the pre-eminent conference for independent filmmakers and content creators in Los Angeles.
  • The 2020 Film Independent Forum takes place online July 31- August 7.
  • For more information about this year's Film Independent Forum, to purchase a pass or become a Member, please visit filmindependent.org/forum.

International open learning forum comes to Canada for the first time

Friday, June 26, 2020 - 5:49pm

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, June 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Athabasca University, Canadas online university, and the Commonwealth of Learning will host the 10th Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning (PCF10) in Calgary in September 2022, marking the first time the international event will be held in Canada.

Key Points: 
  • Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, June 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Athabasca University, Canadas online university, and the Commonwealth of Learning will host the 10th Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning (PCF10) in Calgary in September 2022, marking the first time the international event will be held in Canada.
  • The Forum, which is held every three years, is one of the worlds leading international forums in open, distance, and technology-enabled learning, attracting hundreds of delegates from across the Commonwealth and beyond.
  • Since 1999, the Forum has been held in Brunei Darussalam, Jamaica, India, Malaysia, New Zealand, South Africa, and the UK.
  • The Pan-Commonwealth Forum has travelled the world, and we are excited to bring it to Canada.

Reif Law Group, P.C. Claims That Oppenheimer Waived the Right to Arbitrate Ex-Employee’s California Employment Action

Friday, June 26, 2020 - 2:00pm

However, employment discrimination and harassment claims have been long excluded from forced FINRA arbitration under FINRA Rule 13201.

Key Points: 
  • However, employment discrimination and harassment claims have been long excluded from forced FINRA arbitration under FINRA Rule 13201.
  • Many brokerage firms contract around Rule 13201 by compelling discrimination and harassment claims into alternative arbitration forums.
  • Thanks to new California laws, effective January 2, 2020, the California Legislature has brought an end to the uncertainty of what constitutes waiver of an arbitration clause.
  • In motion papers filed on June 25, 2020, Barrett, through his attorney Brandon S. Reif, argues that Oppenheimer waived the right to compel arbitration by materially breaching the arbitration agreement.

The Economic Club of Las Vegas Presents a Discussion on "Global Trends in a World of Coronavirus" in a Virtual Event on June 2

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 11:55pm

LAS VEGAS, June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Economic Club of Las Vegas (ECLV) continues to offer a forum for robust and timely economic discussion by welcoming Tim Price, Partner of Price Value Partners Limited, to our "Virtual Event Series" as he discusses global trends in a world with Coronavirus.

Key Points: 
  • LAS VEGAS, June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Economic Club of Las Vegas (ECLV) continues to offer a forum for robust and timely economic discussion by welcoming Tim Price, Partner of Price Value Partners Limited, to our "Virtual Event Series" as he discusses global trends in a world with Coronavirus.
  • Mr. Price, a graduate of Christ Church, Oxford University, has spent more than 25 years in capital markets.
  • The Economic Club of Las Vegas, a non-profit 501(c)(6), non-partisan organization, provides an independent forum for national and international economic discussion and intellectual debate.
  • The Club brings national speakers to Las Vegas to share their perspectives and ideas about economic and/or political conditions in the United States and the world.

CAPSS LLC Completes Purchase of The Forum in Inglewood

Monday, May 4, 2020 - 9:15pm

CAPSS LLC today completed the purchase of The Forum in Inglewood from Madison Square Garden Entertainment Corp. (NYSE: MSGE).

Key Points: 
  • CAPSS LLC today completed the purchase of The Forum in Inglewood from Madison Square Garden Entertainment Corp. (NYSE: MSGE).
  • Newly-created Forum Entertainment LLC will operate The Forum as a premier, live event venue with the existing leadership team of Geni Lincoln and Mike Fallon remaining in place, reporting to Gillian Zucker, Clippers President of Business Operations.
  • It is expected that all of the venues California-based staff will remain as employees of Forum Entertainment LLC, and assist in making the transition seamless for artists, partners and fans.
  • Forum Entertainment LLC will continue to offer world-class entertainment and service to event-goers at the famed arena.

Ocean Tomo and the International Arbitration Center in Tokyo Announce Collaboration for COVID-19 Business Claims Resolution

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 7:35pm

Business interruption and resulting disputes or the need to revise contract terms has become a direct secondary effect.

Key Points: 
  • Business interruption and resulting disputes or the need to revise contract terms has become a direct secondary effect.
  • In response, Ocean Tomo announces a collaboration with the International Arbitration Center in Tokyo (IACT) to jointly offer tailored dispute resolution and risk management services to mitigate the business impact to all parties.
  • The International Arbitration Center in Tokyo ( https://www.iactokyo.com/ ) (IACT), is a dispute resolution forum for resolving complex disputes.
  • Register for the webinar presented by the International Arbitration Center in Tokyo, here .

The Forum, Joined By Rep. Maxine Waters, Spreads Holiday Cheer to 100 Inglewood-Area Families and Local Nonprofits at Holiday Toy Giveaway

Monday, December 23, 2019 - 11:29pm

Today the Forum made the holiday season even brighter for 100 Inglewood-area families at a festive toy giveaway organized by the Black Womens Forum and joined by Rep. Maxine Waters.

Key Points: 
  • Today the Forum made the holiday season even brighter for 100 Inglewood-area families at a festive toy giveaway organized by the Black Womens Forum and joined by Rep. Maxine Waters.
  • The Forum also made financial contributions to the 20 local nonprofit groups serving the community that participated in the event.
  • Every child deserves to enjoy the magic of the holiday season, Rep.
  • I am thrilled to join with the Forum, the Black Womens Forum and these other superb nonprofits to make a positive difference for so many local families.

Class Action Law Forum: San Diego, United States - March 4-5, 2020 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 2:26pm

The "Class Action Law Forum" conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Class Action Law Forum" conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The Western Alliance Bank Class Action Settlement Services team brings years of expertise supporting all phases of the settlement process - from escrow through distribution - with a single point of contact.
  • Western Alliance Bank Settlement Services Group is proud to bring back this invaluable forum on such an important and dynamic area of the law.
  • The Class Action Forum in San Diego exceeded my expectations!

Women's Forum of New York Recognized Spire for Advancing Gender Equity in the Boardroom

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 8:46pm

With a corporate board comprised of 44 percent women, Spire exceeds the national average for female-held board seats, which is currently 23.4 percent.

Key Points: 
  • With a corporate board comprised of 44 percent women, Spire exceeds the national average for female-held board seats, which is currently 23.4 percent.
  • Our natural gas-related businesses include Spire Marketing, Spire STL Pipeline and Spire Storage.
  • The Women's Forum of New York is the city's premier organization of women leaders.
  • Founded in 1974, the Women's Forum of New York is the flagship of the International Women's Forum, a global organization of over 6,500 outstanding women leaders in over 74 Forums around the world.

Women’s Forum of New York recognizes Navient a “corporate game changer”

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 1:45pm

NEW YORK, Nov. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Navient was honored today by the Womens Forum of New York at its Breakfast of Corporate Champions for advancing women in the boardroom.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Nov. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Navient was honored today by the Womens Forum of New York at its Breakfast of Corporate Champions for advancing women in the boardroom.
  • Learn more about the Womens Forum of New York .
  • The Womens Forum of New York is the citys premier organization of women leaders.
  • Founded in 1974, the Women's Forum of New York is the flagship of the International Women's Forum, a global organization of over 6500 outstanding women leaders in over 74 Forums around the world.